Friday, September 21, 2012

MEDIA ADVISORY -- Media Calendar from the San Diego Unified School District

MEDIA CALENDAR -- Upcoming Events in the San Diego Unified School
District, Sept. 21, 2012

Your coverage is invited of any of the following upcoming events on the
campuses of the San Diego Unified School District. For more items, check
out the calendar on the front of the district website at

Please note that if items are listed as "not open to the public," that
means accredited members of the media are invited, but the general public
is not. These are generally items during the school day.

* Indicates new items added since last week.

For a calendar of noticed public meetings, go to . Those meetings might not be included in
this listing.


22 -- Barnard Elementary Campus Cleanup and Coffee Social, 8 a.m. to 2
p.m., Barnard Elementary School, 2930 Barnard St. (92110). The Pt. Loma
campus's families and community will be joining together to spruce up the
school. Contact: Eddie Park, Principal, (619) 224-3306. Open to the public.

* 24 -- Mira Mesa Cluster Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Mira Mesa High School, 10510
Reagan Rd. (92126). Together, the Mira Mesa Cluster School Council¹s
teaching and learning community will excel in providing the highest
quality education for all children. Contact: Bob Turner, Chair, Website: Open to the public.

24 -- University City High School Cluster Advisory Group, 4:30 p.m.,
University City High School, 6949 Genesee Ave. (92122). Clusters are a
pre-Kindergarten through grade 12 community of schools with established
feeder patterns. Within these communities of schools, there are specific
needs and interests that are both common and unique to the cluster.
Contact: Jeff Olivero, Principal, University City High School, (858)
457-3040. Open to the public.

27 -- Pt. Loma High School Open House, 5:30 p.m., Pt. Loma High School,
2335 Chatsworth Blvd. (92106). See what's new at Pt. Loma High this year,
visit classrooms and talk to staff. Contact: Bobbi Samilson, Principal,
(619) 223-3121. Open to the public.

29 -- Parent Advocacy Training and Youth Workshop, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.,
Cherokee Point Elementary School, 3735 38th St. (92105). Two workshops are
being offered at this time. Parent Advocacy is an interactive workshops
for families to be the best advocate for their child, discussing the
important issues affecting their child's education, and what families can
do about it. The youth seminar covers topics such as student rights at
school. Contact: Marco Beltran, (619) 293-4431. Open to the public.


* 2 -- State of the District Address, 4:30 p.m., University City High
School, 6949 Genesee Ave. (92122). The public is invited to hear Dr. John
Lee Evans, Board of Education President, discuss the State of the San
Diego Unified School District. Contact: Bernie Rhinerson, Chief of Staff,
619-725-5567. This is a regular Board of Education meeting and is open to
the public.

* 5 -- Madison High School 50th Anniversary Homecoming, 5:30 p.m., Madison
High School Stadium, 4833 Doliva Dr. (92117). This year, Madison High
School celebrates 50 years of serving the San Diego community. Join us
for Homecoming on Friday, October 5, 2012, as we celebrate Warhawk pride
and welcome home Madison graduates for Madison vs. Mission Bay. Gates
open at 5:30 pm; game begins at 6:30 pm. Contact: Richard Nash,
Principal, (858) 496-8410. Open tothe public.

6 -- EdUCate!'s Fourth Annual Oktoberfest, 2-6 p.m. Standley Park and
Recreation Center, 3585 Governor Drive (92122). EdUCate! is the community
support group for University City schools. Its fourth annual Oktoberfest
hopes to raise $15,000 to benefit the five public schools in University
City. Activities include a rock-climbing wall, jousting, penguin flicker,
giant Jenga and more! Contact: Open to the public.

* 19 -- Silver Gate Elementary School Harvest Festival, 5-7:30 p.m.,
Silver Gate Elementary School, 1499 Venice St. (92107). An evening of fun
with games, great food and traditional carnival activities including The
Haunted Hallway. Contact: Carnival Committee, Stephanie Mattos Arrues, at Open to the public.

26 -- Lincoln High Homecoming for Class of 1962, 6 p.m., stadium, Lincoln
High School, 4777 Imperial Ave. (92113). It's back to the future for the
50th reunion of the hot Hornets from '62 during the annual football
homecoming game. Contact: Esther Omogbehin, Principal, (619) 266-6500.
Open to the public.

23 -- Taste of La Jolla Benefitting Foundation of La Jolla High School,
6-8:30 p.m., downtown La Jolla. a gourmet taste tour of La Jolla
restaurants will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 23. This is your chance to
stroll the streets of La Jolla, enjoy a "Taste" from each of the 20 plus
participating restaurants and attend an exclusive After-Party at Barfly
Restaurant & Lounge with special pricing for drinks. Cost: $45. Contact:
The Foundation of La Jolla High School, 858-551-1250. Open to the public.

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Jack Brandais | Communications Department | San Diego Unified School
District | (619) 725-5570 (Desk) | (619) 607-0477 (Cell)

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